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Central - Adult DVDDVD DRAMA HUNGEChecked OutOctober 7, 2021


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[Special edition].
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
9781604652345, 1604652349


General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
General Note
Special features: Video interviews with McQueen and actor Michael Fassbender; short documentary on the making of Hunger, including interviews with McQueen, Fassbender, actors Liam Cunningham, Stuart Graham and Brian Milligan, writer Enda Walsh, and producer Robin Gutch ; "The Provos' last card?:" a 1981 episodes of the BBC program Panorama, about the Maze prison hunger strikes and the political and civilian reactions across Northern Ireland; trailer. A booklet featuring an essay by film critic Chris Darke.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Sean Bobbitt ; editor, Joe Walker ; original music, David Holmes, Leo Abrahams.
Michael Fassbender, Liam Cunningham, Stuart Graham, Brian Milligan.
In Northern Ireland's Maze prison in 1981, 27-year-old Irish Republican Army member Bobby Sands went on a hunger strike to protest the British government's refusal to recognize him and his fellow IRA inmates as political prisoners. A transcendent depiction of what a human being is willing to endure in order to be heard.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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APA Citation (style guide)

(2009). Hunger ([Special edition].). Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

2009. Hunger. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hunger [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hunger [Special edition]., Criterion Collection, 2009.

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